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41.56°S 147.22°E 144m AMSL

Launceston Airport Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 6°C
sunny

Now

15.3°C rising
Updated at 11:50 EDT

Central North for Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 21.

Currently at Launceston Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.3°C rising
Dew Point 7.6°C falling
Feels Like 11.8°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
NNW 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1024.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:40 EDT

Nearby Now

Cressy 15.9°C
Launceston 16.1°C
Scottsdale 15.7°C
Fingal 16.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Launceston Airport

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
20°C

6pm

Clear
17°C

9pm

Clear
11°C

12am

Mostly clear
8°C

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Launceston Airport 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Oct 22
Wed
Oct 23
Thu
Oct 24
Fri
Oct 25
Sat
Oct 26
Sun
Oct 27
Mon
Oct 28

Sunny

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 23°C 26°C 22°C 15°C 18°C 19°C
Minimum 4°C 6°C 7°C 10°C 5°C 3°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 10% 80% 80% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Slight Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
25
km/h
28
km/h
36
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction S 8km/h
S
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NNW 36km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
W 15km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
NW 13km/h
NW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 70% 47% 74% 39% 71% 37% 62% 53% 79% 52% 69% 40% 69% 41%
Dew Point 5°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 13°C 9°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 6°C

Launceston Airport Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:43 EDT
sunrise
06:12 EDT
sunset
19:40 EDT
last light
20:09 EDT
moon
set
Tue 12:22 EDT
rise
Wed 03:30 EDT
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13
moon
Wed
Nov 20

Launceston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 22
3.7°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 21
2.3°C 23.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 20
3.1°C 19.8°C 0.4mm
Sat
Oct 19
0.6°C 14.8°C 2.0mm
Fri
Oct 18
2.8°C 12.5°C -

Launceston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
514.2mm
115.7 Day(s)
Total For 2019
427.2mm
110 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
545.2mm
120 Day(s)
Wettest Day
39.4mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
-4.6°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
33.7°C
Jan 25

Launceston Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.2°C
9th
Lowest On Record
-2.7°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
3.7°C
-1.6°C
Long-term Average
5.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.6°C
3rd
Highest On Record
26.4°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
17.5°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
19th
Total This Month
5.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.5mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
78.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
1.0mm
2015
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